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Posted by John Chapman on 03rd Feb 16 Posted by
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Sweet Dreams: Act 4 – The rehearsals (Week 4)

Rehearsals for the RSC’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation project reached Week 4 (of six) last week and there’s still plenty going on. The focus of the broadcast rehearsals shifted to Canterbury and Cardiff while work carried on in Clapham. Reflecting this, the company call sheets reached epic proportions in the middle of the week when all sorts of non-direct but related activity took place. All the details are in the usual place on my blog here. I spent another day watching the professionals at work …

Posted by sam on 29th Jan 16 Posted by
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National Theatre Live – Amateur Theatre Dead?

Sam Lierens considers the move of theatre into cinemas

Posted by John Chapman on 28th Jan 16 Posted by
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Sweet Dreams: Act 4 – The Rehearsals (Week 3)

John’s adventures with the RSC reaches week three of rehearsals

Posted by Fordingbridge Players on 22nd Jan 16 Posted by
From 17th Feb 16 to 20th Feb 16 Event Dates
Productions, South East, Youth Tags
The Railway Children

The Fordingbridge Players based Hampshire in are performing The Railway Children

Posted by John Chapman on 20th Jan 16 Posted by
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Sweet Dreams: Act 4 – The Rehearsals (Week 2)

The rehearsal process for the RSC’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation project began last week, but what happened this week?

Posted by John Chapman on 13th Jan 16 Posted by
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Sweet Dreams: Act 4 – The Rehearsals (Week 1)

The rehearsal process for the RSC’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation project has now begun John tells us how it’s happening

Posted by Richard on 08th Jan 16 Posted by
From 22nd Jan 16 to 30th Jan 16 Event Dates
Productions, South West Tags
Tom’s Quest …

The Kingswood Players based in Bristol are performing Tom’s Quest …

Posted by John Chapman on 01st Jan 16 Posted by
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Sweet Dreams: Act 3 – The Workshops

John continues his series of posts talking about his part in the RSC’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation project

Posted by John Chapman on 25th Dec 15 Posted by
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Sweet Dreams: Act 2 – The Preparatory Tasks

John continues his series of posts talking about his part in the RSC’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation project

Posted by ew1 on 23rd Dec 15 Posted by
From 17th Feb 16 to 20th Feb 16 Event Dates
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A Tale Of Two Cities

Rochdale Musical Theatre Company (RMTC) based in Greater Manchester are performing A Tale Of Two Cities